Explore & Learn

Do you want to discover more about natural history?

Children skulls handling

The Museum's education team have planned and organised a variety of events, workshops, tours and learning spaces for everyone.

You can come on your own or in a group, join a tour, book a workshop, get information for a project or attend a lecture.  And it's all FREE.

Would you like to...

  • Make an earthquake or handle a lion skull
  • Hear about the eel that choked on a frog
  • Investigate the threats to Irish wildlife
  • Discover more about natural history and our exhibitions

Discover more about what's at the Museum for you:


Families & Children: Discover how a visit can captivate your children's attention and activate their imaginations



Adults: Would you like to follow an interest or learn something new?




Students: From monkeys to tarantulas, find out what's here for you at the Dead Zoo




Teachers: Find out how to make learning fun - with our curriculum-linked activities

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